News & Announcements

OSSTF update: Dec. 11 strikes in some Ontario school boards (not UGDSB)

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) has announced that on Wednesday Dec. 11, OSSTF teachers and education workers in some school boards will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in selected locations across Ontario: http://www.osstf.on.ca/news/mr-dec-06-2019.aspx

The Upper Grand District School Board is not listed as one of the school boards that will be included in the Dec. 11 OSSTF job action. 

Please continue to check www.ugdsb.ca/labour for updates.

Parents Needed for School Board Advisory Committee!

Posted March 29, 2018

The Board is looking for parent members to advise them about Core French and French Immersion programs in our Board. As a parent, are you looking to get involved at a system level? Are you interested in fostering excellence & growth in our FSL programs? Consider applying to serve as a ...

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Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) – Update

Posted March 5, 2018

PinThe first phase of public engagement for the UGDSB Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) is complete.  Thank you to all who attended a workshop or provided input online. Your feedback will be shared in a report to trustees on March 20, 2018. One of ...

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Parent Visitors and Dogs on the Yard

Posted March 2, 2018

Dear Parents / Guardians, In an effort to keep our school safe and our halls moving freely it is very important that all visitors to our school, including parents, begin their visit at the office. For safety reasons, it is important that we know who is in the school at all ...

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Eye Care – Eye See – Eye Learn

Posted February 28, 2018

• 80% of learning is visual, but 1-in-4 school-aged children has a vision problem. Not to worry: junior kindergarteners are entitled to one complementary pair of glasses through the Eye See…Eye Learn program. Book an appointment with your local participating optometrist today and visit www.EyeSeeEyeLearn.ca for more information. • Did you ...

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Climate Survey – All Palmerston P.S. Parents

Posted February 27, 2018

Palmerston Public School

PLEASE COMPLETE THE UPPER GRAND DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD CLIMATE SURVEY FOR PARENTS

This is an anonymous survey that is completed every two years Allows the School and Board the opportunity to assess the perceptions of safety from students, ...

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LTAP Public Workshop – Cancellation Notice

Posted February 20, 2018

Due to continued inclement weather and low visibility due to fog, the Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Long Term Accommodation Plan public workshop to be held at Norwell DSS has been cancelled.  All are welcome to attend the next scheduled workshop on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Centre Wellington DHS in Fergus starting at 7pm. 

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Pizza Day – February 20 – CANCELLED

Posted February 20, 2018

Due to the "No Bus Day" today. Pizza will be served the next "regular" school day. Should pizza be served tomorrow; Wednesday, February 21 - Hot dogs will be served on Thursday.

Public Health launching a live Flu Forum on Facebook

Posted February 14, 2018

Public Health Logo February 14, 2017: Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health will be hosting a live forum on our Facebook page on Thursday, February 15 at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to join Dr. Nicola Mercer, Medical Officer of Heath, and Dr. Matthew Tenenbaum, a physician ...

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February Newsletter

Posted February 2, 2018

February Newsletter 2018

Dress Warmly Tomorrow!

Posted February 1, 2018

Tomorrow we will be celebrating National Sweater Day.  National Sweater Day is a WWF campaign to bring awareness to climate change and energy conservation.  We will be joining other organizations across Canada and turning down our heat by 2 degrees for the day.  Wear your warm, fuzzy ...

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Pizza Day Rescheduled

Posted January 23, 2018

Just a reminder that due to today being a 'No Bus Day', pizza day will be tomorrow. Hot Dog Day will be Thursday. (Most current information)  

Today’s Chef a L’Ecole Sessions Rescheduled

Posted January 23, 2018

Please note that today's Chef a L'Ecole sessions will be rescheduled to Monday due to a 'No Bus Day' today.  Tomorrow's sessions will go ahead as planned. Thank you!    

January Newsletter

Posted December 22, 2017

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December Newsletter

Posted December 5, 2017

December Newsletter 2017

Mark your calendars! Kindergarten registration for the 2018-19 school year is Jan. 9-19

Posted December 5, 2017

Exciting changes are coming as we get ready to welcome our newest students to our school. Kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school year will take place from January 9 to 19, 2018, and will feature a new online pre-registration process. All Kindergarten students (JK and SK) who are new to the Upper ...

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Spaghetti Dinner and Art Auction – Friday, December 1, 2017

Posted November 22, 2017

Spaghetti Dinner And Art Auction Poster Spaghetti Dinner and Art Auction Presented by: PPS School Council and CPF North Wellington Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Dinner: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Auction Closes: 8:00 p.m. See the linked flyer for details.

Movie Night – November 23, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. at the Norgan!

Posted November 16, 2017

Movie Night Poster742 School Council Presents .... The Nut Job 2 - Nutty by Nature! Doors Open at 6:30 p.m. Admission by Donation Concession Booth will be Open

Kindergarten Pre-Registration Process – Kindergarten Information Night

Posted November 10, 2017

Kindergarten Registration for September 2018 is Just Around the Corner. The UGDSB will be hosting registration information evenings to share our *new online registration process* for both English and French Immersion JK and new SK students. As well as review the FI Kindergarten caps and process. Parents are welcome to attend any ...

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November Newsletter

Posted November 3, 2017

November Newsletter

Progress Report

Posted October 20, 2017

All students, Grade 1 thru Grade 8, will receive a Progress Report on November 15, 2017. Parent-Teacher Interviews will occur on Thursday, November 23rd from 3:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday, November 25th from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Interviews can be booked online from November 3rd to November ...

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